Colby Village real estate guide & listings for sale
Colby Village is an excellent neighbourhood to buy a house in for those who prefer a slower-paced environment. This area is great for those who need quiet surroundings, as noise from streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue. Lastly, there are a few public green spaces nearby for residents to check out and they are very well-distributed, resulting in them being easy to get to from numerous locations within Colby Village.
Driving is very often the favoured method to navigate Colby Village. It is very easy to come across a place to park. In contrast, getting around by transit can be difficult in Colby Village by reason of the infrequent service. Thankfully, the neighbourhood is linked by a few bus lines, and bus stops are commonly nearby. This area is not very conducive to those who travel by foot because most daily needs are challenging to carry out by walking.
Roughly half of homes in Colby Village were constructed between 1960 and 1980, while most of the remaining buildings were constructed in the 1980s and the 1990s. Single detached homes and townhouses are the predominant housing type in this part of Halifax. Homeowners occupy roughly 85% of the units in Colby Village whereas the remainder are rented. This area offers mainly three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes.
In this part of Halifax, families will typically be able to get to daycares and primary schools on foot. However, there are no high schools in Colby Village. In terms of food, a supermarket is usually reachable within a rather short walk from most properties for sale in Colby Village. There are also a few opportunities for those who value restaurants and cafes in close proximity.